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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 12

    A NORTH EUROPEAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED AND PARCEL-GILT WALNUT, EBONIZED AND PENWORK MIRROR

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A NORTH EUROPEAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED AND PARCEL-GILT WALNUT, EBONIZED AND PENWORK MIRROR
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular mirror plate beneath tablet top centered by a plaque of Venus and Cupid within a temple, the sides with Corinthian capitals, the bottom with foliate borders
    49½ in. (125.5 cm.) high, 33 in. (84 cm.) wide


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Bought from Fifty One Antiques, Toronto, Canada, April 1992.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE CANADIAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 9-69)